The online master’s in Counseling with a focus on Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is designed for the working professional who wants to gain specialized skills. The program is based on the goal of developing clinicians informed by science.
This online special education degree includes discussions of ABA teaching strategies, behavioral intervention, and assessment. Classes are taught by professors who are active clinicians and researchers in the field. The curriculum meets requirements for eligibility for students to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst Examination (BCBA).
Course topics include studies of the following:
Ethical conduct for behavior analysts
Professional issues in applied behavior analysis
Behavior assessment models
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Nova Southeastern University is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA2.5 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Bachelor's degree or higher in psychology or related field is desired and/or related experience